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Who Would Jesus Torture?

wwjt-tshirtOn April 30, 2009, CNN reported that evangelicals in the United States are more likely to approve of torture than other groups.

More than half of people who attend services at least once a week — 54 percent — said the use of torture against suspected terrorists is “often” or “sometimes” justified. Only 42 percent of people who “seldom or never” go to services agreed, according to the analysis released Wednesday by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life.

White evangelical Protestants were the religious group most likely to say torture is often or sometimes justified — more than six in 10 supported it…

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